— Chris Rose
1 Dead in Attic: Post-Katrina Stories
„Life is a Sisyphean race, run ever faster towards a finishing line that is merely the start of the next race.“
— Matt Ridley, The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature
— Edie Brickell singer from the United States 1966
Context: All your thoughts are in another head. Your dreams are sleepin' in a different bed. The force that moves you is a circular breath of life and death going round and round and round. "The Wheel"
— George Strait American country music singer, actor and music producer 1952
— George Carlin American stand-up comedian 1937 - 2008
— Oprah Winfrey American businesswoman, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist 1954
— Mary Oliver American writer 1935 - 2019
Have You Ever Tried to Enter the Long Black Branches?
„Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later the man who wins, is the man who thinks he can.“
— Bruce Lee Hong Kong-American actor, martial artist, philosopher and filmmaker 1940 - 1973
„Run faster, jump higher, reach farther, and you'll always win!
live life expecting the worst, hoping for the best, and living for the future!
Somebody has to do something, and it's just incredibly pathetic that it has to be us.“
— Jerry Garcia American musician and member of the Grateful Dead 1942 - 1995
— Julia Child American chef 1912 - 2004
„What is life? It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset.“
— Crowfoot Chief of the Siksika 1830 - 1890
Crowfoot's last words, 1890; reported in Clark Tibbitts, Aging in the Modern World: Selections from the Literature of Aging for Pleasure and Instruction (1957), p. 222.